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Back Porch & Backyard of Reynold's Residence @ traditional porch

Back Porch & Backyard of Reynold's Residence @

During construction the owners decided to eliminate the screens and open the Back Porch up to extend the blue stone flooring out onto a large patio in order to create a large outdoor living space. See

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hollysmirl wrote:
What is the color of this gorgeous stone? - Can you PLEASE tell me the color of this stone? I LOVE it!
   Comment   September 20, 2013

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10. Increase front-yard living space with a low stone wall. Direct traffic to the door with a clear path, and use the stone walls to indicate the areas of the yard you want to keep more private. This is a backyard, but you can adapt the same approach out front. Tell us: Which rock wall was your favorite? Join the discussion!

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Increase front-yard living space with a low stone wall. Direct traffic to the door with a clear path, and use the stone walls to indicate the areas of the yard you want to keep more private. This is a backyard, but you can adapt the same approach out front
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